Domestic Violence: Risk assessment, MARAC, safety planning and support

Domestic Violence: Risk assessment, MARAC, safety planning and support

Posted on behalf of Rosanne Astill

The Wolverhampton Domestic Violence Forum’s Domestic Violence: Risk assessment, MARAC, safety planning and support training session is a 3 hour session designed to increase professionals' awareness of the prevalence of domestic violence and abuse and provides guidance on the MARAC process and how to complete risk assesssments and safety plans with victims.  After attending the session professionals will be able to:


- Have an increased understanding of what Domestic Violence is.


- Recognise the signs of domestic violence.


- Understand some of the barriers, how to ask ‘the question’ and deal with a disclosure.


- Know how to identify a victim's level of risk using the DASH risk checklist.


- Understand what MARAC is and how the process works.


- Be able to refer a victim to a specialist domestic violence service and, where appropriate, complete safety planning/risk management plan with the victim in response to the risks presented/identified.




Locations:


Please book onto the dates available and see below for the locations for these dates.  Please feel free to block book people onto the sessions.


18/07/17 13.30 - 16.30: Civic Centre, St. Peter's Square, WV1 1SH, Third Floor, Committee Room 1


25/07/17 13.30 - 16.30: Civic Centre, St. Peter's Square, WV1 1SH, Third Floor, Committee Room 3


26/07/17 09.30 - 12.30: Civic Centre, St. Peter's Square, WV1 1SH, Third Floor, Committee Room 3


19/07/17 09.30 - 12.30: Red Lion Street Training Venue, WV1 4HL, (The training is being held in the old council building at the back of the magistrates court on Red Lion Street.  Please see the below map):


To enter the building please walk under the archway, as shown below, and enter the door on your left via the buzzer:






When
18 Jul 2017 at 1:30pm
until 18 Jul 2017 at 4:30pm
Where
Various locations: Please refer to end of event description
Wolverhampton

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